Sources of “The Deadline” now available for download

Sources of “The Deadline” animated short now available at GitLab – https://gitlab.com/OpenSourceAnimation/deadline How to download You can get sources by cloning from GitLab repository. Before you start, please make sure that you have Git LFS extension installed (otherwise you will get a bunch of empty files). Obviously, you will also need a Git utility itself. […]

Koschei The Deathless (3D model)

This is a Blender 3D model of Koschei The Deathless – a villain robot from Morevna Animated series. You can download and re-use this model for free under the terms of Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 license.

Car of Ivan Tsarevich (3D model)

Car of Ivan Tsarevich (3D Blender model) is now available for download! It is completely rigged and ready for use. You can download it for free and use under the terms of Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 license. This is a 3D model of car for the main hero of Morevna series – Ivan Tsarevich. It […]

TV Noise Effect

Here is a quick animated TV noise effect made in Synfig. It is really simple to reuse it  for your own works – just download source template file and put any image (or Synfig animation) instead of “sample.png”.

Ivan 3D model

Great news – the work on a 3D model of Ivan is done and it is available for download! In the published blend-file you can find high-poly and low-poly meshes and all textures included. Please check the download link at the bottom of this post. I have created this character as part of my work […]

Town pack for Blender

Nikolai Mamashev created a pack of objects for building town background. This pack is completely compatible with Pepper & Carrot models, so you can use it to build your own animation scenes. Check it out! This pack includes: background + silhouette of the city; clouds; various buildings; streetlights; trees and bushes; fence; sidewalk; table with […]

Skeleton Template (with IK)

We are publishing a modification of original Stickman template, with a special configuration simulating inverse kinematics (IK) for legs. Download It can be used as a standalone template or a Synfig Plugin. You can read more about Synfig plugins here. The license is CC Zero (Public Domain) – no attribution required. Enjoy!

Sita character

In addition to the basic character template released yesterday, we are publishing another one – it’s Sita from the “Sita Sings the Blues” animated movie by Nina Paley. Click here to download full package with both characters The character is traced and rigged by Nikolay Mamashev. License: CC-Zero 1.0 Enjoy!

Character Template

As it was promised, today we’re releasing all files for our character template. That’s it – we’re publishing the basic character for you to play with and reuse. Under the terms of CC-Zero 1.0 license, of course. Click here to download the latest version Also, there is a github repository for those who love to […]

Stickman Merge Tool

If you examine our sources, you may notice that when we work on character animation, we usually place every character in separate Synfig file. This approach have certain advantages. For example, it becomes possible to have several people working on the same shot at once. Also, when you have shot split into pieces, you have […]